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Fri 27 Apr at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Bernstein 100: West Side Story
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Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Barber, Symphony no. 1, Op.9
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
George Li, Piano
RSNO Chorus
May 03 mat, 04, 05

Orchestra Hall, Minneapolis

Copland, Beal, Barber, Bernstein
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Copland, Billy the Kid: suite
Beal, Flute Concerto
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Bernstein, On the Waterfront, Symphonic Suite
Minnesota Orchestra
Osmo Vänskä, Conductor
Sharon Bezaly, Flute
Susie Park, Violin
Thu 3 May at 19:30
© The Bach Choir
The Bach Choir: Alexander Nevsky (Enhanced Performance)
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Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Barber, Agnus Dei, (transcr. from Adagio for strings), Op.11
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Prokofiev, Alexander Nevsky, Op.78
The Bach Choir
David Hill, Conductor
Thu 3 May at 19:00

St Paul's Cathedral, London

America in Paris Spectacular
Widor, Marche Américaine, Op.31
Barber, Toccata Festiva, Op.36
Gershwin, An American in Paris
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78: Allegro
City of London Sinfonia
Timothy Wakerell, Organ
Simon Johnson, Conductor
Sat 5 May at 19:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Summer Music
Mozart, Quintet in E flat for Piano and Winds, K452
Barber, Summer Music, for wind quintet, Op.31
Nielsen, Wind Quintet, Op.43
Soloists of the Oxford Philharmonic
Marios Papadopoulos, Piano
Mon 7 May at 20:00

La Scala, Milan

Omaggio a Leonard Bernstein
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Copland, Three Latin American Sketches
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Bernstein, Mass: three meditations
Works by Sollima
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
Cameristi della Scala
Wilson Hermanto, Conductor
Francesco Manara, Violin
Giovanni Sollima, Cello
Fabrizio Meloni, Clarinet
Antonio Albanese, Director
Fri 11 May at 20:00

Jacob's Music Center, San Diego

Barber, Bernstein, Beethoven
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Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Symphony no. 1, "Jeremiah"
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Jahja Ling, Conductor
Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-soprano
Martin Helmchen, Piano
Sat 12 May at 18:00

National Forum Of Music: Red Hall, Wrocław

Copland, Quiet City for cor anglais, trumpet and strings
Adams, Shaker Loops
Barber, Dover Beach, Op.3
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
NFM Symphony Orchestra
Joseph Swensen, Conductor
Łukasz Klimczak, Baritone
Itamar Zorman, Violin
Sebastian Aleksandrowicz, Cor anglais
Krzysztof Bednarczyk, Trumpet
Sat 12 May at 20:00

Jacob's Music Center, San Diego

Barber, Bernstein, Beethoven
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Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Symphony no. 1, "Jeremiah"
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Jahja Ling, Conductor
Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-soprano
Martin Helmchen, Piano
Sun 13 May at 14:00

Jacob's Music Center, San Diego

Barber, Bernstein, Beethoven
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Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Symphony no. 1, "Jeremiah"
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Jahja Ling, Conductor
Kelley O'Connor, Mezzo-soprano
Martin Helmchen, Piano
Fri 18 May at 19:00

Philharmonie Luxembourg, Luxembourg

«Manhattan: The American Dream» with Stefano Bollani
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Barber, The School for Scandal: overture, Op.5
Works by Turner
Gershwin, Catfish Row: Symphonic Suite from Porgy and Bess
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Orchestre Philharmonique du Luxembourg
Gustavo Gimeno, Conductor
Stefano Bollani, Piano
May 18 mat, 19 mat

Sumida Triphony Hall, Tokyo

JoAnn Falletta conducts the New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Barber, Symphony no. 1, Op.9
Gershwin, Piano Concerto in F major (Yosuke Yamashita, piano)
Kernis, Musica Celestis for string orchestra
Copland, Appalachian Spring
JoAnn Falletta, Conductor
New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
Yosuke Yamashita, Piano
Fri 18 May at 19:00

National Forum of Music: Main Hall, Wrocław

Bernstein, Barber, Copland
Bernstein, Candide: overture
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Copland, Symphony no. 3
NFM Wrocław Philharmonic
Eiji Oue, Conductor
Nemanja Radulović, Violin
Tue 22 May at 19:30
Barber, Capricorn Concerto, Op.21
Diamond, Rounds, for string orchestra
Blackford, Oboe Concerto 'The Better Angels of our Nature'
Cowell, Hymn and Fuguing Tune No. 5
Copland, Appalachian Spring
Orchestra Nova
George Vass, Conductor
Emily Pailthorpe, Oboe
Fri 25 May at 13:00

Charlton House, London

Lunchtime Recital - Ensemble Solaire (wind quintet)
Lunchtime Recital - Ensemble Solaire (wind quintet)
Ligeti, 10 pieces for wind quintet
Ravel, String Quartet in F major (1st movt. arr. M Horn )
Barber, Summer Music, for wind quintet, Op.31
Kabalevsky, Comedian's Suite (Gallop arr. Lin Y. E.)
Ensemble Solaire
Renate Sokolovska, Flute
Polly Bartlett, Oboe
Jorge Ripoll Ivorra, Clarinet
Matthew Horn, French horn
Justin Sun, Bassoon
Fri 25 May at 18:00

NRK Radio Concert Hall, Oslo

KORK i Store studio - Coucheron and Harth-Bedoya
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Higdon, Blue Cathedral
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
David Coucheron, Violin
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, Conductor
Fri 25 May at 20:00

Municipal House: Smetana Hall, Prague

Czech Philharmonic
Copland, El Salón México
Barber, Second Essay For Orchestra, Op.17
Bernstein, On the Waterfront, Symphonic Suite
Bernstein, “Bernstein on Broadway”
Keith Lockhart, Conductor
May 30, 31
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Concertgebouw Orchestra, Gustavo Gimeno and Eva-Maria Westbroek
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Barber, The School for Scandal: overture, Op.5
Barber, Knoxville: Summer of 1915
Tchaikovsky, The Tempest, Symphonic Fantasia in F minor, Op.18
Barber, Vanessa: Do not utter a word, Anatol
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Barber, Anthony & Cleopatra: Give Me My Robe
Gustavo Gimeno, Conductor
Eva-Maria Westbroek, Soprano
Sun 3 Jun at 20:00

Kreuzkirche (Church of the Holy Cross), Dresden

Dresdner Kreuzchor & Wiener Sängerknaben
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Schubert, Mass no. 6 in E flat major, D.950
Staatskapelle Halle
Dresdner Kreuzchor
Wiener Sängerknaben
Roderich Kreile, Conductor
Miriam Clark, Soprano
Anke Vondung, Alto
Sebastian Kohlhepp, Tenor
Tobias Hunger, Tenor
Jóhann Kristinsson, Bass
Jun 07, 08

Teatro de la Maestranza, Seville

Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla: Guerra y paz
Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla: Guerra y paz
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Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bernstein, Halil
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
John Axelrod, Conductor
Andreas Blau, Flute
Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla
Thu 7 Jun at 19:30
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Kariné Poghosyan, Pianist, "New York Connection"
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Barber, Piano Sonata in E flat minor, Op.26
Khachaturian, Gayaneh: Lullaby (Arranged by Kariné Poghosyan)
Bartók, Piano Sonata Sz 80
Rachmaninov, Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor, Op.36
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue (Composer's Arrangement)
Kariné Poghosyan, Piano
Thu 21 Jun at 13:05
Lunchtime Concert: Americana '18
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Bernstein, I Hate Music
Beach, 4 Songs
Thomas, New work, world premiere
Works by Ives
Works by Rorem
Works by Barber
Claire Booth, Soprano
Andrew Matthews-Owen, Piano
Sat 23 Jun at 19:30

St George's Bristol, Bristol

A New World of Music
A New World of Music
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Barber, Second Essay For Orchestra, Op.17
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Tomas Klement, Piano
Karin Hendrickson, Conductor
Bristol Metropolitan Orchestra
Sun 1 Jul at 19:30

Milton Abbey, Blandford Forum

1,000 Years of Majesty - Music and readings for a summer evening
Allegri, Miserere Mei
Barber, Agnus Dei, (transcr. from Adagio for strings), Op.11
Rachmaninov, Vespers: Bogoroditse Devo, raduisya
Tavener, 2 Hymns to the Mother of God
Nystedt, Immortal Bach
Parry, Songs of Farewell
David Gostick, Conductor
Bournemouth Sinfonietta Choir
Wed 4 Jul at 20:00
Independence Day: Come & Sing American Choral Classics
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Thomson, My Shepherd will supply my need
Barber, Sure on the Shining Night
Barber, Heaven-haven
Ives, The Circus Band
Ives, General William Booth Enters Into Heaven
Lauridsen, Sure On This Shining Night
Sondheim, 'Sunday' from Sunday in the park with George (arr. Mac Huff)
Bernstein, Olympic Hymn
David Wordsworth, Conductor
Sun 8 Jul at 19:30
Stravinsky, Symphony of Psalms
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Vaughan Williams, Symphony no. 1 "A Sea Symphony"
Sarah Fox, Soprano
Edward Price, Baritone
Christopher Herrick, Conductor
Brandenburg Sinfonia
Twickenham Choral Society

Benaroya Hall: Nordstrom Recital Hall, Seattle

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Leclair, Dvorak, Faure, Barber, & Brahms
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Leclair, Sonata for 2 Violins in E minor, Op.3 no.5
Dvořák, Gavotte for 3 violins
Fauré, Élégie in C minor, Op.24
Barber, Sonata for cello and piano in C minor, Op.6
Brahms, String Sextet no. 2 in G major, Op.36
Alexander Kerr, Violin
Jun Iwasaki, Violin
James Ehnes, Violin
Bion Tsang, Cello
Inon Barnatan, Piano
Karen Gomyo, Violin
Rebecca Albers, Viola
Maiya Papach, Viola
Raphael Bell, Cello
Cameron Crozman, Cello
Wed 11 Jul at 19:00

St Paul's Cathedral, London

For the Common Man
Copland, Fanfare for the Common Man
Tippett, Five African-American Spirituals
Ives, Variations on America
Barber, Agnus Dei, (transcr. from Adagio for strings), Op.11
Copland, In the beginning
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95: Largo (2nd movement)
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Choir of St Paul's Cathedral
Andrew Carwood, Conductor
Sun 29 Jul at 11:00

Mary MacKillop Church, Mundingburra, Townsville

Barber, Brophy, Mozart, Brahms, Yu
Barber, Dover Beach, Op.3
Brophy, Dervish
Mozart, Duo in G for Violin and Viola, K423
Brahms, Clarinet Quintet in B minor, Op.115
Yu, Dovetailing
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Goldner Quartet
Roderick Williams, Baritone
Karin Schaupp, Guitar
Karen Gomyo, Violin
Lars Anders Tomter, Viola
István Várdai, Cello
Guy Johnston, Cello
Aug 05, 07, 10, 12, 14, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26
Glyndebourne

Glyndebourne Opera House, Glyndebourne

Vanessa
Vanessa
New Production
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Barber, Vanessa
Glyndebourne Festival Opera
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Keith Warner, Director
Ashley Martin-Davis, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Emma Bell, Vanessa
Virginie Verrez, Erika
Doris Soffel, The Old Baroness
Edgaras Montvidas, Anatol
Donnie Ray Albert, The Old Doctor
Glyndebourne Chorus
Sun 5 Aug at 20:00
Robeco SummerNights
Ravel, String Quartet in F major
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Vision String Quartet
Mon 6 Aug at 21:30
Dubrovnik Summer Festival

Rector's Palace Atrium, Dubrovnik

Daniil Trifonov
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Mompou, Variations on a theme by Chopin
Schumann, Carnaval, Op.9: Chopin
Grieg, Moods: Study, homage to Chopin, Op.73 no.5
Barber, Nocturne "Homage to John Field" Op. 33
Tchaikovsky, Un poco de Chopin, Op.72 no.15
Rachmaninov, Variations on a theme of Chopin in C minor for piano, Op.22
Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral March', Op.35
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Wed 8 Aug at 19:00
BBC Proms

Royal Albert Hall, London

Prom 34: Barber, Britten & Copland
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Walton, Overture ‘Portsmouth Point’
Copland, Connotations
Britten, Les illuminations
Barber, Two Scenes from ‘Antony and Cleopatra’
Britten, Four Sea Interludes from ‘Peter Grimes’
Sally Matthews, Soprano
BBC Philharmonic
Juanjo Mena, Conductor
Tue 14 Aug at 21:00
Salzburg Festival

Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg

Recital Trifonov
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Mompou, Variations on a theme by Chopin
Schumann, Carnaval, Op.9: Chopin
Grieg, Moods: Study, homage to Chopin, Op.73 no.5
Barber, Nocturne "Homage to John Field" Op. 33
Tchaikovsky, Un poco de Chopin, Op.72 no.15
Rachmaninov, Variations on a theme of Chopin in C minor for piano, Op.22
Chopin, Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor 'Funeral March', Op.35
Daniil Trifonov, Piano
Mon 20 Aug at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Colburn Orchestra
Salonen, Nyx
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Simone Porter, Violin
The Colburn Orchestra
Stéphane Denève, Conductor
Mon 27 Aug at 13:00
BBC Proms

Cadogan Hall, London

Proms at ... Cadogan hall 7: Bernstein on Broadway and Beyond
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Bernstein, La bonne cuisine
El-Turk, Crème Brûlée on a Tree (BBC commission: world première)
Bernstein, Fancy Free: Big Stuff
Bernstein, Conch Town (UK première)
Copland, Pastorale
Barber, Hermit Songs: Sea-snatch, Op.29 no.6
Barber, Hermit Songs: The Monk and his Cat, Op.29 no.8
Blitzstein, Modest Maid
Blitzstein, Stay in My Arms
Sondheim, A Little Night Music: The Miller’s Son
Bernstein, Trouble in Tahiti: What a Movie!
Wallis Giunta, Mezzo-soprano
Michael Sikich, Piano
Iain Farrington, Piano
Toby Kearney, Percussion
Owen Gunnell, Percussion
Sep 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Palais Garnier (Opéra de Paris), Paris

Martha Graham Dance Company
Cave of the Heart (Martha Graham)
Appalachian Spring: Ballet (Martha Graham)
Ekstasis (Virginie Mécène)
Lamentation Variations (Nicolas Paul)
Martha Graham Dance Company
Sat 22 Sep at 19:30

Kloster Bronnbach: Josephsaal, Wertheim

Sebastian Knauer: The Americas: Anniversaries
Copland, 4 Piano Blues
Works by Bernstein
Works by Barber
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue
Sebastian Knauer, Piano
Oct 05 mat, 06

Music Hall, Cincinnati

Adams, Copland, Barber
Adams, The Chairman Dances
Copland, Billy the Kid: suite
Barber, First Essay for orchestra, Op.12
Adams, The Dharma at Big Sur
Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Oct 31, Nov 01, 03

Lincoln Center: David Geffen Hall, New York City

Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances and Barber
Korngold, Much Ado About Nothing, Op.11
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Juraj Valčuha, Conductor
Frank Huang, Violin
Nov 03, 04

Liszt Academy: Grand Hall, Budapest

Isabelle Faust and the Concerto Budapest
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Schubert, Symphony no. 9 in C major, "The Great", D.944
Isabelle Faust, Violin
András Keller, Conductor
Nov 23, 24

Kimmel Center: Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

Copland Appalachian Spring
Heggie, Moby Dick
Barber, Piano Concerto, Op.38
Copland, Appalachian Spring
Garrick Ohlsson, Piano
Cristian Măcelaru, Conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Nov 24, 25 mat

NHK Hall, Tokyo

Barber, Copland, Ives
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Barber, Music for a scene from Shelley, Op.7
Copland, Symphony for Organ and Orchestra
Ives, Symphony no. 2
Masato Suzuki, Organ
Junichi Hirokami, Conductor
Sun 25 Nov at 00:00

Staatsoper: Mahlersaal, Vienna

Ensembleematinee im Mahler-Saal 4
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Purcell, Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Dido's Lament "When I am laid in earth"
Donizetti, L'elisir d'amore: Come Paride vezzoso
Mozart, La clemenza di Tito, K621: Deh per questo istante
Mozart, Così fan tutte, K588: Donne mie, la fate a tanti
Gounod, Faust: Faites-lui mes aveux
Rossini, L'italiana in Algeri: Ho un gran peso
Barber, Four Songs for voice and piano, Op.13
Strauss R., Der Rosenkavalier: Wie du warst
Tchaikovsky, Eugene Onegin, Op.24: Vy mne pisali
Virginie Verrez, Mezzo-soprano
Jörg Schneider, Tenor
Sun 6 Jan 2019 at 11:00
© Marco Borggreve
The Sunday Morning Concert: Copland, Barber and Bernstein
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Copland, Fanfare for the Common Man
Barber, Violin Concerto, Op.14
Bernstein, West Side Story: Symphonic Dances
Orchestre Philharmonique Royal de Liège
Christian Arming, Conductor
Liza Ferschtman, Violin
Tue 8 Jan 2019 at 20:15
© Ronald Knapp
Joshua Bell & the Academy of St Martin in the Fields
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Prokofiev, Symphony no. 1 in D major "Classical", Op.25
Saint-Saëns, Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op.61
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Bizet, Symphony in C major
Academy of St Martin in the Fields
Joshua Bell, Violin
Sat 23 Feb 2019 at 16:00
Barber, Adagio for strings, Op.11
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36
Brahms, String Quartet in A minor, Op.51 no.2
Artemis Quartet
Sun 17 Mar 2019 at 15:00
Barber, String Quartet, Op.11 (Molto adagio)
Britten, String Quartet no. 2 in C major, Op.36
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810
Artemis Quartet